More bad news for the president, this time from Hong Kong, with protesters angry that mainland China will not allow full and free elections:
— Sputnik (@SputnikInt) September 2, 2014
— Foreign Policy (@ForeignPolicy) September 2, 2014
— Kim Wall (@kiimwall) September 2, 2014
But are the protesters doomed from the start?
Pro-democracy group who vowed to take over Hong Kong's streets admit they're powerless to change China's plan: http://t.co/SFn5tuxhph
— Yahoo News (@YahooNews) September 2, 2014
Oh, and we have this moment-of-duh tweet from Ken Roth of Human Rights Watch:
— Kenneth Roth (@KenRoth) September 2, 2014
If you read the HRW report on China, this move against Hong Kong is not unexpected.